Deaccessioned June 26, 2014

Woman's bed jacket

American
1955–65
Labeled Eye-Ful (American)


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Center back: 48.3 cm (19 in.)

Accession Number

2005.476

Medium or Technique

Appliquéd nylon net with appliquéd flowers

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White ruffled bed jacket with appliquéd flowers on jacket and sleeves. Labeled: “Nylon/ Eye-Ful/ S”

Provenance

December 25, 1987, gift of Marilyn M. Maxwell to her daughter Stewart Shillito Maxwell, Jr.; 2005, gift of Stewart Shilito Maxwell, Jr. to the MFA (Accession date: December 25, 1987); June 25, 2014, deaccessioned by the MFA for sale through Augusta Auctions, Bellows Falls, VT.

Credit Line

Gift of Stewart Shillito Maxwell, Jr. in memory of his mother Marilyn M. Maxwell